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" The Rosicrucians are a people I must bring you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called Le Comte de Gabalis, which both in its title and size is so like a Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by mistake. "
The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes [&c.] by G ... - Page 94
by Alexander Pope - 1835
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The Poetical Works of Alex. Pope: With a Sketch of the Author's Life

Alexander Pope - 1825 - 536 pages
...with. The best account I know of them is in a French book called Le Compte de Gabalis, which, both tn its title and size, is so like a novel, that many...best-conditioned creatures imaginable ; for they say, any mortal may enjoy the most intimate familiarities with these gentle spirits, upon a condition very easy...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 3-4

British anthology - 1825 - 460 pages
...acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called ' LeComte de Gabalis,' which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...the sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, are the best -conditioned creatures imaginable; for, they say, any mortal may enjoy the most intimate familiarities...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1826 - 396 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account 1 know of them is hi a French book called Le Compte de Gabalis, which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...spirits which they call Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamandera. The Gnomen, or demons of earth, delight in mischief; but the Sylphs, whose habitation...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 500 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book called Le Compte de Gabalis, mad vain-glory draws. Not Wallet's wreath can hide a nation's scar, Not Bool sei have read it for one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four elements are inhabited...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1831 - 384 pages
...acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book called " Le Comte de Gabalis," which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...best-conditioned creatures imaginable ; for, they say, any mortal may enjoy the most intimate familiarities with these gentle spirits, upon a condition very easy...
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Faustus, a Dramatic Mystery: The Bride of Corinth; The First ..., Part 1

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1835 - 568 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is a French book called ' Le Comte de Gabalis,' which both in its title and size is so like a novel,...the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, are the best conditioned creatures imaginable ; for they say any mortals may enjoy the most intimate familiarities...
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Faustus, a dramatic mystery; The bride of Corinth; The first Walpurgis night ...

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1835 - 610 pages
...French book called ' Le Comte de Gabalis," which both in its title and size is * Alexander, p. 166. so like a novel, that many of the fair sex have read...the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, are the best conditioned creatures imaginable ; for they say any mortals may enjoy the most intimate familiarities...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq., to which is Prefixed ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1836 - 332 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book called Le Compte de Gabalis, which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...mischief; but the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, arc the best conditioned creatures imaginable ; for they say, any mortal may enjoy the most intimate...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - 1836 - 502 pages
...1 know of them ie in a French book called Le Compte de Gabalis, which, both in its title and site, And, dost thou sleep, oh Atrcus' son ? (he said ;) 111 fits best conditioned creatures imaginable; for they say, any mortal may enjoy the most intimate familiarities...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839 - 510 pages
...I know of them ie in a French book called Le Comte de Gnbnlis, which both in its title and size le every art the soul, Parts answering parts shall slide into a whole, Spontaneous beauties theeo gentlemen, the four elements are Inhabited by epirite, which they call sylphs, gnomes, nymphs,...
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